Nelson’s Josh Clarkson gets Central Stags contract


Athletic College Old Boys allrounder Josh Clarkson is now the province’s third domestic cricketer after he was announced as part of the Central Districts squad for this season today,

The 19-year-old joins Greg Hay and Marty Kain as Nelson’s domestic cricketers.

Josh has played two first class matches for the Stags already but looks set to be a regular fixture in their side during the domestic campaign.

The right arm medium fast bowler and right handed batsman will be keen to cement himself in the team after making an impression at New Zealand Under-19 level.

Josh has also played a handful of one day and twenty20 fixtures for the Stags.